Colbert County deputy injured in Hwy. 72 wreck

Another person was entrapped

Posted: Aug 13, 2021 10:43 PM
Updated: Aug 14, 2021 9:43 AM

A Colbert County deputy was injured in what the county's Emergency Management Agency called a "pretty serious wreck." It happened at the intersection of Highway 72 and Riverton Rose Trail, about seven miles west of Cherokee.

The EMA said that deputy appears to have sustained a minor injury. The agency also told WAAY 31 that a person was entrapped after the wreck.

Stick with WAAY 31 for updates on the deputy's condition and the latest on this wreck.

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